NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A U.S. Army soldier is facing terrorism charges, accused of plotting to blow up New York City’s 9/11 memorial and other landmarks.
Manhattan federal prosecutors say 20-year-old James Bridges, also known online as Cole Gonzales, was arrested Tuesday in Georgia.READ MORE: Sources: Salman Muflihi Faces Hate Crime Charges In Stabbing Of Asian Man In Lower Manhattan
He is also charged with providing support to ISIS to attack American soldiers in the Middle East.READ MORE: Elizabeth Galarza Arrested For Allegedly Repeatedly Punching 2-Year-Old In The Face On Subway
Officials say Bridges was caught after providing details of terror plots online to an undercover FBI employee.MORE NEWS: New Yorkers At Bronx Food Pantry Describe Need For Federal Stimulus Checks, $15 Minimum Wage; 'Got To Choose Between Rent, Food'
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